Our care team is trained to value and promote the health, safety, and wellbeing of our residents.


Jermsoon Rhyu, registered nurse in California, founded Pinehill RCFE in 1992, Starcrest RCFE in 1996, and Pleasant Hill, LLC in 2007.  Before Pinehill, she worked for 18 years nationally and internationally as a nurse at a number of hospitals, including: KyungHee University Teaching Hospital in Seoul, Korea; Montgomery Hospital in Morristown, Pennsylvania; Elmhurst Hospital in New York, NY; Castlepoint VA Hospital in Poughkeepsie, New York; and Grant Cuesta Convalescent Hospital in Mountain View, California.  Beginning as a staff nurse, she eventually worked as team leader and nurse-in-charge before focusing in health care for the elderly.  Her prior experiences have ranged from assisting doctors in Intensive Care and Medical Surgical Units as well as in Acute Psychiatric Units.  She has been certified as an Administrator for Residential Care Facilities by the California Department of Social Services, has received an American Nurse's Association certification in Medical-Surgical Nursing, and in 2007, was recognized in the Cambridge Who's Who of executives and professionals in health care.


Pinehill's dedicated staff (part time, full time, and live-in) is trained to provide exceptional service and care for our residents.

Each member is trained in accordance with California licensing requirements to assist patients with medications, exercise, and daily routines.

All decisions relating to a resident's mental and physical health and well being are made with the cooperation of famiy members and phsyicians.

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If you would like to join our team, fill out the form below and one of our staff members will get back to you.

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